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Teaching Experience:

Full and Part-Time Faculty Positions

Marymount Manhattan College
, NYC                                   
2006 to 2010 – artist in residence         
all levels composition, student choreography mentoring, improvisation, and rhythmic training

1998-2006 – pt adjunct faculty         
all levels composition, student choreography mentoring and advanced technique


Barnard College, NYC,                                                           
2006 – pt adjunct faculty
advanced dance composition

Muhlenberg College, Allentown PA                                   
2003-2005 – pt adjunct faculty intermediate-advanced modern, repertory, early Post Modern Dance Course

The Juilliard School, NYC                                                     
1997-2003 – pt faculty
intermediate composition
                       
Princeton University, Princeton NJ                                               
2000 Fall term – guest faculty
all levels composition

Manhattanville College, Purchase NY                                         
2000 Fall term – pt adjunct faculty
all levels tap

University of Wisconsin, Madison WI                                   
1999 Spr. term – visiting asst. professor
advanced modern & composition, beg-advanced  tap, repertory

Danshögskolan, Stockholm Sweden                                   
1995 Fall term – Fulbright Scholar
intermediate composition, repertory

University of California at Los Angeles, LA, CA                                   
1990-1995 – assistant professor
all levels modern, composition, tap, & repertory, for BA & MFA           
1988-1990 – visiting asst. professor
students, advising & committee work

Merce Cunningham Studio, NYC                                               
1987-1990 – teaching faculty
beg-high intermediate modern

Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA                       
1989 Spr term – guest artist
intermediate/advanced modern & repertory

Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville NY                                   
1981-1988 – full time faculty
intermediate-advanced modern, composition, choreography, & tap for BA& MFA students, graduate seminar, advising, & artistic direction of all student concerts                       
(part time 1987-88)
             
Cornell University, Ithaca NY                                               
1981 – Spring term  artist-in-residence
intermediate-advanced modern, beg-intermediate composition, & intro to dance
           
University of Iowa, Iowa City IA                                               
1979 Fall term – artist-in-residence
intermediate-advanced modern, beg-advanced composition, & tap

George Washington University, Washington DC                       
1978 Fall term – guest artist
intermediate-advanced modern, composition, tap, choreography, & repertory
           
Northwestern University, Evanston IL                                   
1967-1968 – pt instructor
elementary  modern & jazz              
   

Employment/ Summer Courses, Guest Residencies, and Short Term Workshops
(modern, composition, tap, and/or repertory)

Kalamata Festival, Kalamata Greece; Summer 2012
Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville NY; Spring 2012
New School, NYC “Trio A Workshop”; September 2011
CODA Festival, Oslo, “Trio A Workshop”; October 2011
Skolen for Moderne Dans, Copenhagen, “Trio A Workshop”; August 2011
Tramway, Glasgow Scotland “War” recreation; October 2010
Hayward Gallery, London for exhibit “Move: Choreographing You”; October 2010
SESC, Sao Paulo Brazil “Chair/Pillow” staging; July 2009
Montgomery County Community College, Blue Bell PA; April 2009
East Carolina University, Greenville NC; March 2005
Repertory Dance Theatre, Salt Lake City UT; November 2003 & Summer 2004
Arizona State University, Tempe A; February 2003
Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville NY; Spring 2002
University of the Arts, Philadelphia PA; November 2002
Denison University, Granville O; October 2001                       
University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana IL; January 2001
Ohio Sate University, Columbus OH; January 2001
Ballet Hispanico, NYC; Summer 2000
Princeton University, Princeton NJ;Fall 1999
Laguardia High School for Performing Arts, NYC; Springs 1996,1998, 2001 & 2004
Ohio University, Athens OH; Winter 1997
Marymount Manhattan College, NYC; Spring & Fall 1996
Balett Akademien, Stockholm Sweden; Fall 1995
Svenska Balettskolan, Stockholm Sweden; Fall 1995
Statens Baletthogskole, Oslo Norway; Fall 1995
Turku School of Art and Communications, Turku Finland; Falls 1995 & 1996
Dance Home, Santa Monica CA; periodically 1989-1994
University of Iowa, Iowa City IA; Summers 1980 & 1991
Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute, Lone Wolf OK; Summers 1988 & 1989
Studio Annunciata, Milan Italy; Spring 1988
Dance Kaleidoscope Company, Indianapolis IN; Summer 1987
Suny Purchase, Purchase NY; Summer 1985
New Dance Ensemble, Minneapolis MN; Summer 1982
George Washington University, Washington DC; Summer 1981
American University, Washington DC;  Summers 1975 & 1979
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee WI; Summer 1978
Dance Alliance, New Haven CT; Winter 1978
Duke University, Durham NC; Summer 1976
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN; Summer 1976 (with Acme Dance Company)
Washington University, St. Louis M; Summer 1976 (with Acme Dance Company)
Dance Theatre Workshop, NYC; Winter 1974
Southern Connecticut State College, New Haven CT; Summer 1974

 

Employment/ Substitute Teaching
(modern technique and/or composition for the following)

Katherine Posin                                    Joffrey/New School, NYC Spring 2000
Elizabeth Keen                                      Ballet Hispanico, NYC Summer 1999
Gus Solomons jr                                    New York University, Tisch, NYC Fall 1998
Kathy Kerr                                             SUNY Purchase, Purchase NY, 1997-1998
various teachers                                    LaGuardia high School for Music, and Art & Performing Arts
Viola Farber                                            Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville NY, 1988, 1997-1998 and in her NYC studio, 1980
Yvonne Rainer                                       School of Visual Arts, NYC, 1971-1972 (teaching her Trio A)
James Cunningham                              Pratt Institute, NYC, 1975
Emmy Devine & Karen Levey            NYC studio, periodically 1981-1987
Janet Gerson                                         Hartford School of Ballet, Hartford CT, 1980
Ara Fitzgerald                                       Connecticut College, New London CT, 1972

Employment/ Other Teaching

Freelance tap classes
NYC studios, 1970-1989

Children and adult beginner modern           
School for Creative Movement, NYC 1970-1971 and Valentina Litvinoff Studio, NYC, 1970-1971

Volunteer movement therapist/teacher           
LaRue D. Carter Mental Hospital, Indianapolis IN 1965

Grants/ Awards/ Scholarships

John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship in Choreography 2011
Marymount Manhattan College Teaching Recognition Award 2005
Harkness Foundation Choreography Grants 1996, 1998, 2000 & 2005
Fulbright Grant to teach at DanshŲgskolan, Stockholm Sweden 1995
UCLA Research Award 1994
UCLA Faculty Development Award1991
Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation Choreography Grant 1986
Sarah Lawrence College Faculty Development Award 1985
Creative Artists In Public Service Choreography Grants (CAPS) 1973 & 1982
National Endowment for the Arts Choreography Fellowships 1974, 1975, & 1978
Co-operative Scholarship to attend Connecticut College 1966
Summer Dance Program from Northwestern University



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